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SPECIES Neotragus batesi

Author:De Winton, 1903.
Citation:Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond., 1903(1): 192.
Common Name:Bates's Dwarf Antelope
Type Locality:"Efulen, Bulu Country, Kamarun [Cameroon], 1500 ft. [457 m] above sea".
Distribution:Forest zone of SE Cameroon, E Dem. Rep. Congo, NE Gabon, SE Nigeria, N Republic of Congo, and W Uganda. Occurrence south of the Ogou River in Gabon not confirmed by material evidence.
Status:IUCN Lower Risk (nt).
Comments:Synonymy modified from Ansell (1972:68). Regarded as three evolutionary species (N. batesi, N. harrisoni, and N. "ogouensis" [nomen nudum]) by Cotterill (2003b).
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